National Resources

• National Advocacy Organizations

• Federal Agencies

• Professional Membership Organizations

• Resources for Clinicians

• Resources for Educators

• Resources for Students

• Resources for Policy Makers

• Resources for the Public

• Relevant Reports


Local Resources

• State Advocacy Organizations

• State Systems of Care

• Professional Membership Organizations

• Resources for Clinicians

• Resources for Educators

• Resources for Students

• Resources for Policy Makers

• Resources for the Public

• Relevant Reports


National Resources

National Advocacy Organizations

Latino Behavioral Health Institute
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National Center for Hispanic Mental Health
> View site

National Council of La Raza
> View site

National Disability Rights Network
> View site

National Empowerment Center
> View site

The National Mental Health Consumers' Self-Help Clearinghouse
> View site

Treatment Advocacy Center
> View site


Federal Agencies

Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services
> View site

National Center on Minority Health and Health Disparities
> View site

National Institutes of Health
> View site

National Institute of Mental Health
> View site

Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA)
> View site

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Office of Minority Health
> View site


Professional Membership Organizations

American Psychiatric Association
> View site

American Psychological Association
> View site

American Society of Hispanic Psychiatry
> View site

Association of Hispanic Mental Health Professionals
> View site

Association for Multicultural Counseling & Development (AMCD)
> View site

Latino Social Workers Organization
> View site

National Alliance for Hispanic Health
> View site

National Association of Social Workers
> View site

National Latino Behavioral Health Association
> View site

National Latina/o Psychological Association
> View site


Resources for Clinicians

Center for Psychiatric Rehabilitation – Boston University
Latino Initiatives
> View site

Health Initiative of the Americas – University of CA/Berkeley
English-Spanish Dictionary of Health-Related Terms
> Download PDF

Motivational Interviewing
> View site

National Council on Interpreting in Health Care
National Standards of Practice for Interpreters in Health Care
> Download PDF

SAMHSA’s Guide to Evidence-Based Practices on the Web
> View site

SAMHSA’s Homelessness Resource Center
> View site

SAMHSA’s National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices
> View site


Resources for Educators

American Association of Hispanics in Higher Education
> View site

American Psychological Association (APA)
Office of Ethnic Minority Affairs > View site

APA Commission on Ethnic Minority Recruitment, Retention and Training
in Psychology Task Force
> Download PDF

APA Guidelines on Multicultural Education, Training, Research, Practice and Organizational Change for Psychologists
> View site

Excelencia in Education
> View site

National Latino Education Network
> View site


Resources for Students

American Psychological Association
Listing of Accredited Doctoral Training Programs
> View site

Association of Psychology Postdoctoral and Internship Centers
> View site

National Institutes of Health Loan Repayment Program
> View site

Online Graduate School Guide
> View site

SAMHSA’s Minority Fellowship Program
> View site

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Health Resources and Services Administration
Loan Repayment Program
> View site


Resources for Policy Makers

Eliminating Mental Health Disparities
> View site

Kaiser Family Foundation
> View site

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
Grading the States 2009: A Report on America’s Health Care System for Adults with Serious Mental Illness
> View site

National Center for Cultural Competence
> View site

National Institute for Latino Policy
> View site

National Multicultural Institute
> View site

National Network to Eliminate Disparities in Behavioral Health
> View site

National Technical Assistance Center for State Mental Health Planning
Creating Culturally Mental Health Systems for Latinos: Perspectives from an Expert Panel > Download PDF

Pew Hispanic Center
> View site

Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
> View site

SAMHSA’s Mental Health Statistics
> View site


Resources for the Public

American Psychological Association (APA)
APA Help Center/Centro de Apoyo de la APA
> View site (English)
> View site (Spanish)

Medline-Plus: Hispanic American Health Issues Search Engine
> View site

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI)
> View site (English)
> View site (Spanish)

SAMHSA’s Mental Health Services Locator
> View site

SAMHSA’s National Mental Health Information Center
> View site

U.S. Department of Education
USA Learns – Learn English for Free
> View site

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
Health Finder
> View site


Relevant Reports

The Annapolis Coalition: An Action Plan for Behavioral Health Workforce Development
> View site

APA Presidential Task Force on Enhancing Diversity
> Download PDF

APA Taskforce on Socioeconomic Status
> Download PDF

Institute for Higher Education Policy
Opening the Door to the American Dream: Increasing Higher Education Access and Success for Immigrants
> Download PDF

National Standards on Culturally and Linguistically Appropriate Services (CLAS) in Health Care: Final Report
> Download PDF

National Council of La Raza
Critical Disparities in Latino Mental Health
> View site

President’s New Freedom Commission on Mental Health
> View site

U.S. Surgeon General Report
Mental Health: Culture, Race, and Ethnicity
> View site


Local Resources

State Advocacy Organizations

Advocacy Unlimited
> View site

Connecticut Office of Protection and Advocacy for Persons with Disabilities
> View site

Hispanic Health Council
> View site

Latino Policy Institute
> View site

Mental Health Association of Connecticut
> View site


State Systems of Care

Connecticut Bureau of Rehabilitation Services
> View site

Connecticut Commission on Aging
> View site

Connecticut Department of Children and Families
> View site

Connecticut Department of Developmental Disabilities
> View site

Connecticut Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
> View site

Connecticut Housing Coalition
> View site


Professional Membership Organizations

Connecticut Psychological Association
> View site

National Association of Social Workers – CT
> View site


Resources for Clinicians

Community Services Network of Greater New Haven
> View site

Connecticut AIDS Resource Coalition
> View site

Connecticut Certification Board
> View site

Connecticut Clearinghouse / A Program of Wheeler Clinic
> View site

Connecticut Department of Correction Directory of Contracted Community Programs
> Download PDF

New Haven Housing Resource Guide
> Download PDF

Programs that Help People in Connecticut– Provider Guide
> Download PDF

Statewide Legal Services of Connecticut
> View site


Resources for Educators

Parent-Teacher Association of Connecticut, Inc.
> View site

State Education Resource Center
> View site


Resources for Students

Connecticut Association of Latinos in Higher Education
> View site

Connecticut Department of Higher Education
Financial Aid Resources
> Download PDF

St. Joseph College
Latino Community Practice Graduate Certificate Program
> View site


Resources for Policy Makers

The Community Foundation for Greater New Haven
> View site

Connecticut Center for Eliminating Health Disparities among Latinos
> View site

Connecticut Health Disparities Project
> View site

Connecticut Health Foundation
> View site

Hispanics in Philanthropy
> View site

Universal Health Care Foundation of Connecticut
> View site


Resources for the Public

Connecticut Association for Human Services (English and Spanish)
> Download PDF (English)
> Download PDF (Spanish)

Connecticut Community for Addiction Recovery
> View site

Connecticut Health Resource Guide
> Download PDF

Connecticut Parent Advocacy Center
> View site

The DRM Regional Resources Directory
> View site

NAMI, CT Chapter
> View site

Network of Care
> View site

UCONN Health Center
Healthnet: CT Consumer Health Information Network
> View site

United Way of Connecticut
> View site


Relevant Reports

Community Health Foundation
Pathways to Equal Health: Eliminating Racial and Ethnic Health Disparities in Connecticut
> Download PDF (English)
> Download PDF (Spanish)

Hispanic Health Council
A Profile of Latino Health in Connecticut
> Download PDF

The Urban Institute
Immigrants in CT: Labor Market Experiences and Healthcare Access
> Download PDF

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